InterLaced | Solo Exhibition | Belinda Rosee

In Conversation with Belinda Rosee….

InterLaced – Belinda Rosee

Weaving became part of my life in 2009, and, in the beginning, my desire to weave was born from a desire to fill my home with practical handwoven items. Things that I could hold, touch, use and enjoy on a daily basis.

No one warned me that weaving could take hold of your soul and fill your daily thoughts.

To be able to take strands of yarn and manipulate them to create a hard wearing floor rug, a beautiful table runner, functional tea towels, a softly draping shawl to provide warn neck hugs on cold Canberra days, or a gossamer transparency … truly inspirational.

 

InterLaced – Belinda Rosee

 

It wasn’t until 2014 when weaving took over my life completely.  I was given the tremendous opportunity of weaving cloth for Mr Geoffrey Rush and his portrayal of “Ra” in the movie “Gods of Egypt”.  To see something that I had woven, on the big screen, well, words just can’t convey how humbling that experience was.

Weaving brings me joy and centres me. From the winding of the bobbins to the throwing of the shuttle, I touch every inch of yarn that goes into my creations. A part of me remains with each and every piece of woven cloth.

Simply put, I weave because I must, it is a part of me, and it gives me great joy to know that something I have woven can bring enjoyment to another person. – Belinda Rosee….

 

InterLaced – A Solo Exhibition by Belinda Rosee is currently on exhibit in Gallery One, Homestead Gallery at Strathnairn Arts. You can view more of Belinda’s art by visiting her Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FibreLicious/

It runs until August 6, 2017.   Free Entry – All Welcome

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

 

 

You Are Invited! | InterLaced | Belinda Rosee

 

Please join us for InterLaced – A Solo Exhibition by Belinda Rosee…

Weaving brings me joy and centres me. From the winding of the bobbins to the throwing of the shuttle, I touch every inch of yarn that goes into my creations. A part of me remains with each and every piece of woven cloth.

Simply put, I weave because I must, it is a part of me, and it gives me great joy to know that something I have woven can bring enjoyment to another person. ~ Belinda Rosee

https://www.facebook.com/FibreLicious/

Please join us for the Opening of this wonderful Exhibition…..

Where: Gallery One, Strathnairn Arts Gallery

Exhibition Dates: July 13 – August 6 2017

Official Opening: Saturday  July 15, 4 pm, by Monique van Niewland.

Address: 90 Stockdill Drive, Holt 2615 ACT

Free Entry – All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

Last Days | Inspired at Strathnairn | The Gumnut Artists

Gumnut Ladies | Inspired at Strathnairn

Last Days….

Inspired at Strathnairn’ is a culmination of works from art group, ‘The Gumnuts’.

This exhibition showcases a myriad of technique, colour and mediums. Each work exploring the inspiration that working amidst the Strathnairn grounds has evoked.

The exhibition is in it’s final week,don’t miss the opportunity to come and view a delightful mix of works from a talented group of artists.

Inspired at Strathnairn  is currently on show in Gallery One of the Homestead Gallery, Strathnairn Arts.

Free Entry All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

 

You are Invited | Squares 10th People Choice Exhibition Closing

You are Invited!

Take a wander through the Woolshed Gallery space and admire this fascinating collection of SQUARES.

Don’t forget to vote for your favourite Square so the artist has the chance to win a prize!

Please join us as the winner of the 2017 SQUARES People’s Choice Exhibition is announced!

Where: The Woolshed Gallery
May 18 – June 18

Important Dates to Remember

  • Final voting – 12pm Sunday 18th June 2017
  • Prize giving 3pm – Sunday 18th June 2017
  • Prizes drawn at the close of the exhibition: Sunday 18th June 3 PM.

First Prize is $400, second prize $200 & third prize $100.

There will also be Eckerley’s gift cards presented to the under 12 category winners.

Who will be voted the People’s Choice Winner this year? Make sure to visit and cast your vote!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

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You Are Invited! | Inspired at Strathnairn | The Gumnut Artists

Still Life with Fruit - Wendy Antoniak

Still Life with Fruit – Wendy Antoniak

Opening today…

Please join us for the Opening of the Inspired at Strathnairn Exhibition of The Gumnut Artists this afternoon…

Inspired at Strathnairn’ is a culmination of works from art group, ‘The Gumnuts’. This exhibition showcases a myriad of technique, colour and mediums. Each work exploring the inspiration that working amidst the Strathnairn grounds has evoked.

The Gumnuts have been meeting every Tuesday at Strathnairn for many years now and many of the artists have had work accepted in regional and national exhibitions; their work well known in the Canberra area. An exhibition not to be missed!

 

Crabapple Autumn – Margaret Steel

 

Where: Gallery One, Strathnairn Arts Gallery

Exhibition Dates: June 15 – July 9 2017

Official Opening: Saturday  June 17, 4 pm, by Sharon Field.

Address: 90 Stockdill Drive, Holt 2615 ACT

Free Entry – All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

Last Weekend! | Click + Capture | U3A Camera Club

Last Weekend!

Many visitors have been to view the wonderful photography of the U3A Canberra Camera Club.

Don’t miss this opportunity to see this exhibition! This is the last weekend the Exhibition will be on display at the Homestead Gallery.

The fires are lit and the Gallery is warm, with the cafe open it makes for a lovely day out!

Where: Gallery One, Strathnairn Arts Gallery

Exhibition Dates: May 25 – June 11, 2017

Address: 90 Stockdill Drive, Holt 2615 ACT

Free Entry – All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

SQUARES 10th Annual People’s Choice Exhibition – On Now!

Who will get your vote?


The 2017 SQUARES People’s Choice Exhibition is in its third week, being held at the Woolshed Gallery at Strathnairn Arts.

Adults Category    Photo credit Akka Ballenger Constantin

 

Many wonderful entries were received this year. Visitors to the gallery are able to enjoy the warmth of the fires while taking in the artworks in both the Adult and Children’s categories.

Children’s Category     Photo credit Akka Ballenger Constantin

Prizes for this year include:

Adult Category: First Prize $400; Second Prize $200; Third Prize $100

Children’s Category:  First Prize Gift Voucher $75; Second Prize: Gift Voucher $50; Third Prize: Gift Voucher $25

Adults Category     Photo credit Akka Ballenger Constantin

The Exhibition remains open until June 18, where the voting will be counted up and the winners announced.

Important Dates to Remember

  • Final voting – 12pm Sunday 18th June 2017
  • Prize giving 3pm – Sunday 18th June 2017

Who will be voted the People’s Choice Winner this year? Make sure to visit and cast your vote!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

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You Are Invited! | Click + Capture 2017 | U3A Photography Exhibition

Opening Tomorrow! ….

Please join us for the Opening of the U3A Photographic Exhibition of the Canberra Camera Club tomorrow afternoon…

 

Where: Gallery One, Strathnairn Arts Gallery

Exhibition Dates: May 25 – June 11, 2017

Official Opening: Thursday May 25, 4 pm, by Helen McFadden, President Photographic Society .

Address: 90 Stockdill Drive, Holt 2615 ACT

Free Entry – All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

SQUARES 2017 | Call For Artists

Call For Artists! | 2017 SQUARES 10th Annual People’s Choice Exhibition

2017 marks the 10th year of this fantastic Community Art Event.

Prizes this year includes:

Adult Category: First Prize $400; Second Prize $200; Third Prize $100

Children’s Category:  First Prize Gift Voucher $75; Second Prize: Gift Voucher $50; Third Prize: Gift Voucher $25

SQUARES is open to all artists  – everyone is welcome! There are both Adult and Children Categories, making it an Art Competition for everyone to enter!

What can you do on your SQUARE?

This is a wonderful way to enter an Art Show for the first time – newcomers are always welcome!

Your $25 Entry kit includes the 30 x 30cm SQUARE you require to enter, simply pick up your Entry kit from the following venues and create away! You can find the SQUARES entry kits from:

Strathnairn Arts – Holt

Belconnen Arts Centre – Belconnen

Watson Arts Centre – Watson

Important Dates to Remember

  • Final entry date – 4pm Sunday 14 May 2017
  • Exhibition and voting open – 10am Sunday 18th May 2017
  • Final voting – 12pm Sunday 18th June 2017
  • Prize giving 3pm – Sunday 18th June 2017

Entries are to be returned to the Strathnairn Arts Gallery, we look forward to seeing your creations!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!

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You Are Invited! | Heat and Light | Jo Townsend | Jane Kelly

You Are Invited! | Heat and Light | Opening Tomorrow…

Please join us for the Opening of Heat and Light – A joint exhibition by Josephine Townsend – Ceramics and Jane Kelly – Photography.

Where: Gallery Two, Strathnairn Arts Gallery

Exhibition Dates: April 27 – May 21, 2017

Official Opening: Thursday April 27, 4 pm.

Address: 90 Stockdill Drive, Holt 2615 ACT

Free Entry – All Welcome!

The Shop at Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thursday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm, the Juice Cafe situated within Strathnairn Arts Gallery is open Thurs 10 – 4; Fri 10 – 4; Sat 8.30 – 4; and Sun 8.30 – 4.

To reserve your table please phone the Cafe direct on 0410 270 663  Walk-ins are always welcome, but bookings are highly recommended to ensure you don’t miss out!